Archiving Categories

At the start of my time with the State of Alaska I was a Administrative Clerk. As a clerk I was placed in charge of archiving old files to make space for current files. This was a monumental task that had not been tackled in several years so there were 20+ boxes to start with. Based on the Archive Guidelines I developed a simplified chart to help me sort the files. In the process of doing this it became known that no matter how many… Continue reading

Publications

Published books, articles and patterns. Pattern Drafting for Miniatures ~ Library of Congress Copy Right Pattern Making for Dolls International Doll Magazine Oct/Nov 05 Issue 89 1st place Alaska State Fair Jan/Feb 05 Issue 86 Dec05/Jan06 Issue 90 Apr/May 05 Issue 87 Dec 04 Issue 85 Aug/Sep 05 Issue 88 Additionally, I also have 100 other patterns on www.suestinycostumes.com. I have been writing pattern instructions since 1996.

Where do I or have I used these programs?

CMS: WordPress, Drupal, Dreamweaver,  Joomla  WordPress, install via cpanel and manually via FTP. Configure basic settings, install theme and plugins. Troubleshoot conflicts and custom changes to HTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP researching for additional information as needed. Total current number of sites is 14 with subdomains. I personally use Infinite WordPress to manage updates, themes, plugins and backups. Prior to using WP for all of the sites I used Joomla or Drupal as well as hand coding in HTML CSS and using Dreamweaver for development.</p> <img… Continue reading

My “Official Job”

During the process of reclassification I was asked to rewrite my job description. This is what was accepted resulting in my reclassification to Senior Services Technician. Under general supervision, this position performs a variety of support and technical functions in the administration of the Provider Certification & Compliance Unit for the Medicaid Home and Community Based Waiver and Personal Care Assistance program. This position provides support and assistance to program managers and is responsible for program specific work of a senior service oriented agency, develops… Continue reading

SharePoint

Created an interim data tracking system using SharePoint to measure the time frames for processing applications. The in-house database did not have this function. I trained co-workers in use of various views and troubleshoot system as necessary as site admin. Team efficacy improvement 74%. System is used for generating reports on where applications and changes are in the processes. This system is being used as inspiration and a guide for building new reports within the Harmony System.